|Read any good meters lately (Watch Your Meters)|
Surrealist trailer exhorting people to save energy by watching their meters, featuring Richard Massingham. Fuel rationing. Wasting energy. Energy shortage. Fuel crisis
Keywords: energy saving; Fuel crisis
Downloads: 9,253 (4 reviews)
|Don't Spread Germs (Jet Propelled Germs)|
Amusing health propaganda trailer on the dangers of sneezing. NHS in 1948. Public health. Public Health Campaign Films. Post War era. Humorous cartoon treatment of general health problems: correct posture; the value of exercise and fresh air; the importance of suitable clothes; how to avoid insomnia.
Keywords: Public Health; sneezing
Downloads: 28,394 (5 reviews)
we are a stupid country.
Downloads: 1,082 (4 reviews)
|Sure, Mac, Sure... PSA|
A humorous spot dispelling the myth that alcohol's effects can be reduced by eating food. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: driver education; evil alcohol
Downloads: 7,103 (6 reviews)
|Radioactive Fallout and Shelter - U S Office Of Civil Defense|
Teaches the individual how to take care of his medical and health needs in time of disaster when medical assistance might not be readily available. Presents instructions on radioactive fallout and shelter. Discusses the effects of radiation on people and emphasizes protective procedures against radiation. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: civil defense; atomic war
Downloads: 15,972 (5 reviews)
|Pathe News Christmas with Their Cameramen and Crews 'Round the World - Warner Pathe News|
Newsreel cameramen from around the world wish the audience Merry Christmas.
Keywords: Newsreels; Motion pictures: Production; Christmas
Downloads: 26,216 (5 reviews)
|A Warning to Travellers (Five Pounds in Notes)|
A stark warning to holiday makers not to take more than £5 in notes abroad. Richard Massingham. only five pounds in notes were to be taken abroad. balance of payments crisis.
Keywords: balance of payments
Downloads: 16,890 (8 reviews)
Lou Rawls plays Naval recruiter trying to lure the young black whos tired of the limited work opportunities available to him or her. While the Navy did offer more opportunities to minorities than the civilian world, this film exploits the dissatisfaction the many minorities felt regarding racial equality in the workplace. Music is by Port Authority the US Navy's Soul Band. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Downloads: 6,540 (8 reviews)
An odd comedy skit/salespitch for Seven Crown liquor for bar owners. While this film doesn't have a proper title, the tail leader says "Seagrams Nightmare". To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: happy alcohol
Downloads: 5,934 (8 reviews)
|Down and Out|
While attempting to show us the common hazards which cause workers to lose their balance, this film has more slapstick than most Three Stooges shorts - the films hero fall down more than thirty times. Its not clear whether the film was meant to be funny as workers probably were laughing at this poor schnook more than learning from his mistakes. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: work safety
Downloads: 14,387 (9 reviews)
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles This film was made to instruct police officers on the basics of childbirth and to show them an actual birth - mostly so they wouldn't panic or pass out when confronted with such a scenario. WARNING! The poor acting by actual police officers and doctors and low production values in this film make the live birth scene even more shocking than oth...
Keywords: police training; miracle of birth
Downloads: 215,552 (27 reviews)
|VD is for Everybody|
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles The American Social Health Association was always experimenting with new ways to educate the public about venereal disease. They helped produce the first VD education film, "Fit to Fight", in 1918 in order to educate soldiers being shipped abroad to fight in the first World War...
Keywords: venereal disease; PSA; Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Downloads: 132,606 (36 reviews)
|Perversion for Profit (Part I) - Unknown|
Anti-pornography film produced by financier Charles Keating, linking pornography to the Communist conspiracy and the decline of Western civilization.
Keywords: Culture wars; Sexualities; Pornography
Downloads: 313,757 (82 reviews)